David HOCKNEY, An image of Celia, state I Enlarge 1 /1


Great Britain born 1937

  • working in the United States of America

An image of Celia, state I 1984-86
Collection Title: the 'Moving focus' series 1984-87
Title Notes: 043-127
Place made: Bedford Village, Westchester county, New York state, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic colour lithograph printed from 16 aluminium plates Support: white, wove, handmade, TGL paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: state I
Impression: artist's proof V/6
Edition: edition of 10, plus six artist's proofs; right to print; archive copy
Publisher: Tyler Graphics Ltd, Bedford Village, New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1986

Edition Notes: Papermaking by Steve Reeves and Tom Strianese. Preparation work for continuous-tone lithography by Kenneth Tyler. Plate preparation and processing by Lee Funderburg. Proofing and edition printing by Roger Campbell and Funderburg. 16 colours printed: light red, blue, light gray, pink, green, ultramarine blue, medium gray, dark gray, light cyan blue, dark red, medium green, orange, dark green, dark blue, black and ultramarine blue.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right, pencil "David Hockney 1984"
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower left, pencil " A.P. V/ VI"
Tertiary Insc: embossed lower right corner, TGL chop [hexagon]
Dimensions: comp and sheet 125.7 h x 99.1 w cm Frame 134.0 h x 107.4 w x 4.4 d cm
Cat Raisonné: MCA Tokyo (1996), 278. Tyler Graphics print documentation, 1986.
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of the Orde Poynton Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.57.1
Image rights: © David Hockney